Nadine Koutcher was born in Minsk. The IVC was quick to discover her by awarding her the first prize in 2012. She went on to win the Cardiff Singer of the World in 2015. Her CV already mentiones the opera houses of Geneva, Berlin (State Opera), Toulouse, Santiago de Chile and Madrid. She has sung Violetta in La Traviata, the Countess in Le nozze di Figaro, the Queen of the Night in the Zauberflöte as well as Elvira in I Puritani.